• Adventures,  Artwork,  Fun Fact Friday

    A Trip to Seneca Falls (Updated)

    River of Process painting in front of reference sculpture in Ludovico Sculpture Garden Seneca Falls NY

    My plans for the evening got derailed, so I’m switching gears for today’s blog post.  I’m re-sharing my adventure finding the Ludovico Sculpture Trail a couple years ago and then I’ve added the painting that was inspired by the trip at the end.  Enjoy! This weekend I went for a…

  • Adventures,  Fun Fact Friday

    A Trip to Seneca Falls

    Fun Fact Friday graphic - There is a 1.7 mile sculpture trail located in Seneca Falls, New York which features multiple statues and sculptural pieces along the Seneca-Cayuga Canal

    This weekend I went for a random drive up the east side of Seneca Lake.  Of course I stopped by two of my favorite waterfalls along the way – Shequaga Falls in Montour Falls and Hector Falls in Burdett.  The water flow for both is way more than I recall…

  • Fun Fact Friday

    Friday Fun Fact: the Etruscans and Metalwork

    Fun Fact Friday graphic - Etruscan metalwork shows the most advanced metallurgic techniques in the ancient Mediterranean. Some of their work still have not been able to be duplicated today.

    All this month I’ve been talking about the ancient civilization of the Etruscans.  They are my favorite ancient civilizations and existed between the Greek and Roman periods.  One of the things that makes the Etruscans so fascinating to me is their impact in the art world.  They were especially known for…